A classic indoor plant. We have all, directly or indirectly, been fascinated by the coloring of croton leaves. Indeed, its large elongated leaves of warm colors attract the eye. The Petra variety bears leaves with colored veins. The more light it is exposed to, the brighter its color will be. In addition, under optimal growing conditions, it can reach up to 1.5 m in height. It is very sensitive to sudden temperature changes, avoid hot drafts.
Attention! Risk of irritation in contact with the skin and of toxicity in the event of ingestion.
- Family: Euphorbiaceae.
- Origin: Pacific Islands.
- Allow the soil to dry out on the surface between waterings.
- Ambient humidity: High.
- Type of soil: Rich and draining.
- Brightness: Moderate.
- Orientation: West, East or 1 m from a south window.
- Growth: Slow.
- Temperature :
- Between 15ᵒC and 25ᵒC.
Diameter of the pot: 10 cm.
Like nature, each plant is unique. Natural articles are all different and may contain irregularities.
The decorative pot is not included.